Monday 4 May 2015, Amsterdam
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in Global POC Infectious Diseases Market 2015-2019: Alere, Meridian Bioscience, Orasure Technologies and Trinity Biotech
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Abbott, Beckman Coulter/ Danaher, Becton Dickinson, Biomerieux, Bio-Rad, Cepheid, Diamedix, Diasorin, Eiken Chemical, Enzo Biochem, Fujirebio/ Innogenetics, Grifols/ Novartis Diagnostics, Humor Diagnostica, Hologic/ Gen-Probe, Nanogen/ Elitech, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics/ Johnson & Johnson, Qiagen, Roche Diagnostics, SeraCare, Siemens Healthcare, Thermo Fisher Scientific
The report said: “Strategic alliances and collaborations between companies and healthcare professionals will help companies to understand the specific market needs of the underpenetrated market in developing countries. This will also help enhance the expertise of local vendors by collectively using technologies, thereby establishing their business in the POC diagnostics segment. This is one of the major trends for the market.”
According to the report, an increase in prevalence of infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, dengue, malaria, and influenza because of climate change, high population density, and lack of hygiene, especially in the developing and underdeveloped countries, is one of the major drivers for the growth of the market.
Further, the report states that lack of knowledge, training, and application of POC devices hinder the adoption of these devices and thereby growth of the market.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.